The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
GSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 62 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.85% 13.33% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 59 98
Average salary £35,000 £29,339 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £42,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

GSM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Lancashire region.

GSM Salary Trend in Lancashire